Raymond H. Seitz and Paul B. Zuydhoek, partners with Phillips Lytle LLP, have been named "Lawyers of the Year" by Best Lawyers. Mr. Seitz has been named the Best Lawyers' 2009 Buffalo Banking Lawyer of the Year and Mr. Zuydhoek has been recognized as the Best Lawyers' 2009 Buffalo Bet-the-Company Litigator of the Year.
Best Lawyers compiles a list of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current 15th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2009) is based on more than 2.5 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
Mr. Seitz concentrates has practice in banking and commercial lending representing financial institutions and borrowers.
Mr. Zuydhoek concentrates his practice in the defense of personal injury litigation and the prosecution and defense of commercial cases.